Amanda Montell is an accomplished author, linguist, and writer from Baltimore, Maryland, born on 16 February 1992. She received a degree in linguistics from New York University, which laid the foundation for her fascinating exploration of language in her writing.
Montell's debut book, Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language, was published in 2019 and received widespread critical acclaim. The book analyzes how language is used as a tool for oppression and offers solutions to combat it, making it a refreshing and empowering read for anyone interested in language and feminism. It was recognized as one of the best books of May 2019 by Popsugar, Marie Claire, and Cosmopolitan.
Her second book, Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism, was published in 2021 and further cements Montell's reputation as a brilliant writer and linguist. Inspired by her father's experience in the cult Synanon, Montell examines the language and psychology of cults and offers insights into how language can be used to manipulate and control people. Once again, her book was met with praise from critics.
In addition to her writing, Montell is also a co-host of the weekly podcast Sounds Like a Cult with documentarian Isabela Medina-Maté, where they delve into groups from across the cultural zeitgeist.
Montell's writing has appeared in Time, Nylon, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Domino, and Marie Claire. She has previously worked as a beauty and features editor at Byrdie and Who What Wear, and she created the web series The Dirty Word for Joey Soloway's now-defunct platform, Wifey. With her sharp insights and thought-provoking analysis, Montell is a rising star in the world of linguistics and writing..
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